Tag Archives: client relations

What Should You Charge for Your Hourly Rate?

This entry will either be extremely useful or no help at all. My apologies in advance. A friend of a friend wanted to know how I go about setting my hourly rate. That I can do. I will not be sharing my … Continue reading

Posted in freelancing | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Why I Wear Pants: Grooming for the Stay-at-Home Worker

I read a lot about “pajama workers” or people who, because they work from home, decide not to wear pants. While there’s probably some truth to working that way, I strongly discourage it as a habit or lifestyle.

Posted in personal | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

“Bring Me a Rock”

The game runs something like this: Someone you work for asks you to bring them a rock—that’s all—just a rock. Eager to please, you go out into the yard and find the largest, most promising rock you think might suit … Continue reading

Posted in clients, personal, technical writing | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments